2018 AFL Season

Talk on the national game

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby MW » Thu May 10, 2018 5:08 pm

mighty_tiger_79 wrote:It was a great tackle. His momentum from his 110kg frame is what drove them forward..
He didnt even ping both arms which MC said he did...


Nah it was initially a great tackle, what he did after wasn't great.
Not a troll at all.
MW
Coach
 
 
Posts: 8221
Joined: Wed Nov 30, 2005 8:55 pm
Has liked: 957 times
Been liked: 913 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Jim05 » Thu May 10, 2018 6:04 pm

whufc wrote:
MW wrote:Ignore what the tribunal said. At the end of the day Nic Nat drove him into the ground when he didn't need too, regardless of the weight difference. The result was a concussion and was a 1 week suspension every time for mine.


This has to be a troll post!!

Either a troll or a netball coach.
Jim05
Coach
 
 
Posts: 36835
Joined: Wed Sep 22, 2010 9:03 pm
Has liked: 928 times
Been liked: 1918 times
Grassroots Team: South Gawler

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby daysofourlives » Thu May 10, 2018 7:34 pm

Jim05 wrote:
whufc wrote:
MW wrote:Ignore what the tribunal said. At the end of the day Nic Nat drove him into the ground when he didn't need too, regardless of the weight difference. The result was a concussion and was a 1 week suspension every time for mine.


This has to be a troll post!!

Either a troll or a netball coach.


Or a typical Crows supporter that started following football in 97 because it was cool and now knows everything
Who's our BITCH
daysofourlives
Coach
 
 
Posts: 7883
Joined: Tue Oct 14, 2008 2:35 pm
Has liked: 1355 times
Been liked: 978 times
Grassroots Team: Angaston

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby daysofourlives » Thu May 10, 2018 7:49 pm

Buddy been on the good stuff again??
Ill be staggered if this isnt a 6 week "injury"
Or do the penalties increase for each offence in backroom deals?
Who's our BITCH
daysofourlives
Coach
 
 
Posts: 7883
Joined: Tue Oct 14, 2008 2:35 pm
Has liked: 1355 times
Been liked: 978 times
Grassroots Team: Angaston

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby amber_fluid » Thu May 10, 2018 7:50 pm

daysofourlives wrote:Buddy been on the good stuff again??
Ill be staggered if this isnt a 6 week "injury"
Or do the penalties increase for each offence in backroom deals?


Did he ever get off it?
There are no stupid questions, just stupid people.
User avatar
amber_fluid
Coach
 
 
Posts: 5121
Joined: Wed May 21, 2008 10:18 am
Has liked: 834 times
Been liked: 900 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby MW » Thu May 10, 2018 10:23 pm

Get your hand off it you dinosaurs.
MW
Coach
 
 
Posts: 8221
Joined: Wed Nov 30, 2005 8:55 pm
Has liked: 957 times
Been liked: 913 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby bennymacca » Wed May 16, 2018 8:37 pm

User avatar
bennymacca
Coach
 
 
Posts: 14779
Joined: Wed May 06, 2009 12:22 pm
Has liked: 2202 times
Been liked: 1768 times
Grassroots Team: Freeling

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby valleys07 » Wed May 16, 2018 9:00 pm

bennymacca wrote:Excellent article from bob Murphy

https://www.theage.com.au/sport/afl/how ... 4zfh0.html


A very good piece.

There isn't a doubt that professional footballers are handsomely remunerated, but they could make a very strong case that they earn it.

The physical exertion for 3 hours on a weekend is the tip of the iceberg when evaluating the pressures placed upon them.
“Think of me like Yoda, but instead of being little and green I wear suits and I'm awesome. I'm your bro—I'm Broda!”

HOGG Shield 2015 Division I Premiers.
HOGG Shield 2017 Premier League Premiers.
User avatar
valleys07
Coach
 
 
Posts: 8477
Joined: Tue Apr 28, 2009 1:38 pm
Location: From a place much more pure than yours
Has liked: 589 times
Been liked: 972 times
Grassroots Team: Hope Valley

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Wedgie » Wed May 16, 2018 9:07 pm

Players used so far this season:

Essendon 33
Carlton 32
St Kilda 32
Gold Coast Suns 32
Western Bulldogs 32
Geelong Cats 32
Melbourne 31
GWS Giants 31
Brisbane Lions 31
Fremantle 31
Collingwood 30
Port Adelaide 30
Sydney Swans 30
Hawthorn 30
West Coast Eagles 30
Adelaide Crows 29
Richmond 27
North Melbourne 26
User avatar
Wedgie
Site Admin
 
 
Posts: 42789
Joined: Thu Oct 27, 2005 8:00 am
Has liked: 901 times
Been liked: 2208 times
Grassroots Team: Noarlunga

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Spargo » Wed May 16, 2018 10:34 pm

Rex Hunt will call Saturday nights game on 3AW between St Kilda & Collingwood, celebrating 50 years in the game.
He’ll be joined by Sam Newman & Robert Walls. Shane McInnes will have the job of trying to keep them in control.
2017-18 safooty NFL tipping champion
Spargo
Coach
 
 
Posts: 8697
Joined: Sun Feb 26, 2012 4:42 pm
Location: At the bottle shop with Brodlach.
Has liked: 1828 times
Been liked: 2282 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby DOC » Wed May 16, 2018 10:38 pm

Same night as the royal wedding. Tough call.
User avatar
DOC
Assistant Coach
 
 
Posts: 4401
Joined: Wed May 16, 2007 7:15 pm
Has liked: 88 times
Been liked: 326 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu May 17, 2018 9:22 am

Spargo wrote:Rex Hunt will call Saturday nights game on 3AW between St Kilda & Collingwood, celebrating 50 years in the game.
He’ll be joined by Sam Newman & Robert Walls. Shane McInnes will have the job of trying to keep them in control.

Take Wallsy out of the equation and it will be a good laugh.
Thunder buddies for life.
User avatar
Lightning McQueen
Coach
 
Posts: 30785
Joined: Mon Mar 03, 2008 9:43 am
Location: Radiator Springs
Has liked: 1572 times
Been liked: 3233 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu May 17, 2018 9:24 am

MW wrote:
mighty_tiger_79 wrote:It was a great tackle. His momentum from his 110kg frame is what drove them forward..
He didnt even ping both arms which MC said he did...


Nah it was initially a great tackle, what he did after wasn't great.
Not a troll at all.

I get where you're coming from, it was a sloppy tackle.
Thunder buddies for life.
User avatar
Lightning McQueen
Coach
 
Posts: 30785
Joined: Mon Mar 03, 2008 9:43 am
Location: Radiator Springs
Has liked: 1572 times
Been liked: 3233 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Dutchy » Thu May 17, 2018 2:45 pm

Lightning McQueen wrote:
Spargo wrote:Rex Hunt will call Saturday nights game on 3AW between St Kilda & Collingwood, celebrating 50 years in the game.
He’ll be joined by Sam Newman & Robert Walls. Shane McInnes will have the job of trying to keep them in control.

Take Wallsy out of the equation and it will be a good laugh.


Yep Walls has no head for the modern game, still thinks its the 80's, him and Tony Shaw give me the shits
shoe boy wrote: to expose the soft underbelly of the Bushpig

morell wrote:Yes you are correct
User avatar
Dutchy
Site Admin
 
 
Posts: 36223
Joined: Sat Nov 05, 2005 8:24 am
Location: Location, Location
Has liked: 724 times
Been liked: 1258 times
Grassroots Team: Flagstaff Hill

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu May 17, 2018 3:01 pm

Dutchy wrote:
Yep Walls has no head for the modern game, still thinks its the 80's, him and Tony Shaw give me the shits

Agree x2
Thunder buddies for life.
User avatar
Lightning McQueen
Coach
 
Posts: 30785
Joined: Mon Mar 03, 2008 9:43 am
Location: Radiator Springs
Has liked: 1572 times
Been liked: 3233 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Booney » Thu May 17, 2018 3:14 pm

Lightning McQueen wrote:
Dutchy wrote:Yep Walls has no head for the modern game, still thinks its the 80's, him and Tony Shaw give me the shits

Agree x2


x3. Who was it on here who said Walls was a premiership coach so must know what he's talking about?
PAFC. Forever.
User avatar
Booney
Coach
 
 
Posts: 38569
Joined: Thu Oct 27, 2005 1:47 pm
Location: Alberton proud
Has liked: 3232 times
Been liked: 5537 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu May 17, 2018 3:21 pm

Booney wrote:
Lightning McQueen wrote:
Dutchy wrote:Yep Walls has no head for the modern game, still thinks its the 80's, him and Tony Shaw give me the shits

Agree x2


x3. Who was it on here who said Walls was a premiership coach so must know what he's talking about?

Shane Strempel for memory.
Thunder buddies for life.
User avatar
Lightning McQueen
Coach
 
Posts: 30785
Joined: Mon Mar 03, 2008 9:43 am
Location: Radiator Springs
Has liked: 1572 times
Been liked: 3233 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby DOC » Fri May 18, 2018 1:11 pm

Word from Melbourne is that the AFL is to buy into the redevelopment of Punt Road to get it something like a 25k capacity, with St Kilda, Western Bulldogs and North Melbourne to use it as a home ground with cricket to have it as the back up to the MCG.
User avatar
DOC
Assistant Coach
 
 
Posts: 4401
Joined: Wed May 16, 2007 7:15 pm
Has liked: 88 times
Been liked: 326 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby David Brent » Fri May 18, 2018 1:56 pm

DOC wrote:Word from Melbourne is that the AFL is to buy into the redevelopment of Punt Road to get it something like a 25k capacity, with St Kilda, Western Bulldogs and North Melbourne to use it as a home ground with cricket to have it as the back up to the MCG.



Hope not.

Also havn't cricket Victoria just got Junction Oval as their new base for all games not played at the MCG? I'm sure that facility opened up this season just gone.
If you can keep your head when all around you have lost theirs, then you probably haven't understood the seriousness of the situation.
David Brent
Under 18s
 
Posts: 633
Joined: Fri Oct 22, 2010 12:35 pm
Has liked: 53 times
Been liked: 54 times

Re: 2018 AFL Season

Postby heater31 » Fri May 18, 2018 2:08 pm

David Brent wrote:
DOC wrote:Word from Melbourne is that the AFL is to buy into the redevelopment of Punt Road to get it something like a 25k capacity, with St Kilda, Western Bulldogs and North Melbourne to use it as a home ground with cricket to have it as the back up to the MCG.



Hope not.

Also havn't cricket Victoria just got Junction Oval as their new base for all games not played at the MCG? I'm sure that facility opened up this season just gone.
If true the Richmond Cricket club would be livid after being forced off Punt Rd with the last Football club redevelopment.....
User avatar
heater31
Moderator
 
 
Posts: 14723
Joined: Thu Apr 27, 2006 2:42 am
Location: the back blocks
Has liked: 437 times
Been liked: 984 times

PreviousNext

Board index   Football  AFL

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests